On the fifth day of antituberculous
treatment, her fever had not yet decreased, and methylprednisolone (1 mg/kg) was added to the therapy.
After the introduction of antituberculous
drugs, the prevalence of tuberculosis in Europe and North America declined considerably.
Susceptibilities of the isolates to antituberculous
drugs were performed at CDC using methodology established for M tuberculosis.
The patient failed to improve despite initial antituberculous
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compared the outcomes of treatment with antituberculous
therapy (ATT) and immunomodulatory therapy (IMT) in patients with serpiginous choroiditis (SC) and multifocal serpiginoid choroiditis (MSC) associated with latent tuberculosis.
TB is seldom thought of when the patient presents as an acute pneumonia gets treated with antibiotics, a variety of which are known to have antituberculous
effects, resulting in transient improvement of the clinical picture.
drug-induced liver injury: current perspective.
therapy with rifampin (RIF), isoniazid (INH), pyrazinamide, and ethambutol was started.
In India, Pyopneumothorax with pre-existing disease is treated with antimicrobial multiple antituberculous
drugs and Intercostal drainage tube or surgery.
Patients currently on antituberculous
therapy (ATT), systemic steroid therapy, any other immunosuppressive therapy and with uncontrolled diabetes were excluded from the study.
The medical record numbers of all cases of culture positive TB cases diagnosed during the four years period of January 2005 to December 2008 were retrieved and used to review ESR done during the active disease (defined as up to two weeks after the start of antituberculous
treatment) in these cases.